glasses glasses  /ɡ ˈlæ səz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) optical instrument consisting of a frame that holds a pair of lenses for correcting defective vision

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. I have to say that when I saw Spy Kids 3D, the glasses kept slipping down my nose.
  2. The glasses required are apparently different than your standard 3D glasses, but worry not.
  3. Men seldom make passes At girls, who wear glasses.

News

  1. Thug robs 92-year-old man of Bible, glasses in Chelsea

    In a truly disturbing crime, a heartless thug robbed a 92-year-old man of his Bible and glasses in Chelsea Monday night. Ricardo Velez has lived in his apartment at West 18th Street for over 50 years. Neighbors describe Velez as …
    on June 14, 2013     Source: WPIX 11 New York

  2. Mugger steals 92-year-old's Bible, glasses

    A man allegedly mugged a 92-year-old man in Chelsea, stealing his Bible and glasses before pushing him, police say. Tracie Strahan reports.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

  3. Man robs 92-year-old of glasses and Bible in Manhattan

    Cops are looking for a pathetic creep who assaulted a 92-year-old man and swiped his glasses and bible in Manhattan.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Daily News

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Quotes

  1. "He took his glasses off, threw his head back and soaked it all in, because this is a special time," Bryant said. "For us to be the team that got him that historic 10th championship is special for us."
    on Jun 14, 2009 By: Kobe Bryant Source: San Jose Mercury News

  2. "I scratched and clawed through mud and barbed wire and you just glided in on a dogsled wearing your pageant sash and your Tina Fey glasses," Poehler said at one point.
    on Sep 15, 2008 By: Amy Poehler Source: Philadelphia Daily News

  3. "There seems to be a stigma about being hard-of-hearing," Domingo told the AP. "Let's consider the difference between seeing trouble and hearing trouble. No one gives a second thought to wearing glasses in order to improve sight, but too many...
    on Nov 25, 2006 By: Placido Domingo Source: International Herald Tribune

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